Dinko Jukić

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Dinko Jukić
Mirna Jukic Dinko Jukic Austria-Meeting Wien2008.jpg
Dinko Jukić (left) together with his sister Mirna.
Personal information
Full name Dinko Jukić
Nationality  Austria
Born (1989-01-09) January 9, 1989 (age 28)
Dubrovnik, Socialist Republic of Croatia, SFR Yugoslavia
Height 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)
Weight 84 kg (185 lb)
Sport
Sport Swimming
Strokes Medley and butterfly
Club SC Austria Wien

Dinko Jukić (born January 9, 1989 in Dubrovnik) is a medley and butterfly swimmer from Austria of Croatian origin. He competed for Austria at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, China, finishing in tenth place in the men's 200 m butterfly event. At the 2012 Summer Olympics in London he managed a 4th-place finish in the men's 200 m butterfly event. Despite setting a new National Record of 1:54.35 in the final he missed the Bronze medal by more than a second. He is the younger brother of swimmer Mirna Jukić. From 2012 suffering a back injury, Dinko came back after 2 years break, posting a new national record 100 Freestyle (Jan.2015). He is still in training waiting to reach his former level.

References[edit]